A half Century of penalties.

As the NB1 has hit the 50 mark of penalties we decided to have a look at all of the penalties given and analyse them while we were at it. It’s a joint effort between Chris Barrett and myself, bmb.…


Viktor Kassai and the secretive world of the MLSz refereeing department

It is now public knowledge that Viktor Kassai has not been selected for the World Cup in Russia 2018. Gayle Hope takes a look at the reasons why and delves a bit deeper into the secretive world of…


The Mighty Magyars' Alternative History

Tomasz Mortimer takes you through a fictionised history of what might have happened to Hungarian football had the Hungarian revolution not gone the way it had. The fiction starts from 1956... 1952:…


Viktor Orban's Footballing Front Man

Hungarian football and Hungarian politics have become increasingly intertwined since Viktor Orban took office as Prime Minister in 2010, but his relationship with Lorinc Meszaros, the owner of NBI…


Csak a Kispest: The foreign Invasion

As the end of the season drew near, the one thing that caught all of our eyes was the fact that Match Day 33 had thrown up Budapest Honvéd v Videoton, a game that ordinarily would be vastly…